Tickets for the 2014 American Athletic Conference Swimming and Diving Championships are now on sale for the meet which runs from Feb. 19 – 22 at Ralph Wright Natatorium in Louisville, Ky.
Olympic medalist Richard Weinberger of Victoria is making a move as he continues in his preparations toward the Rio de Janeiro Olympic Games in 2016.
Carlyle Blondell of Louisville and Christine Pedersen were named AAC Swimmers of the Week in the final set of weekly awards to be given out this season.
Providence sweeps Big East weekly awards after school record-setting performances against Boston College.
Providence won both men’s and women’s Athlete of the Week in the Big East this week on the heels of a tough loss to Boston College that produced 6 new Providence school records.
Ohio State grabs three of six Big Ten weekly awards, Minnesota’s Keefer wins 15th Diver of Week honor
The intense Ohio State-Michigan rivalry dual meets produced four of the six weekly Big Ten award-winners, with the Buckeyes taking three of those honors. In addition, Minnesota’s Maggie Keefer won Diver of the Week for the 15th time in her career.
Bowling Green went on the road this weekend to knock off the Marshall Thundering Herd for its fourth straight win.
The Billikens of Saint Louis University went on the road to close the regular season, knocking off Eastern Illinois on the men’s and women’s sides to punctuate what’s been an outstanding combined season.
The Irish broke two pool records in their wins, while the Northwestern women came back from a 16-point deficit to top Iowa. The Missouri State men also competed, beating Iowa but falling to Notre Dame.
LSU topped Rice, Tulane and host Houston in the Quad meet, each team’s last competition before conference championships. Kara Kopcso won three times for LSU, while Rice’s Rachel Moody broke a school record in the 100 breast and narrowly missed the 200 breast record as well.
With regionals and the state championships still to go, there has already been some notable times put up around the state of Virginia this high school season.
The Florida coach talked about a lineup decision that came back to bite the Gators as well as the team’s preparation heading into SECs and NCAAs.
The Golden Bears got a pair of wins from Missy Franklin to top UCLA a day after enduring a surprise beatdown at USC.
Freshmen Allyx Purcell and Joe Patching each won a pair of events in Auburn’s sweep of the visiting Gamecocks.
North Carolina State University owned the sprint races in their regular season finale at home against Virginia. That was enough for the men to power away from the Cavaliers, but the Wolfpack women dropped the meet to a hard-charging Virginia squad.
CJ Smith and Kiera Janzen combined to dominate the distance events for the Golden Gophers in the two-day triangular at Purdue.